BOFRA News

BOFRA and COVID-19 – Update #2

Having received notification form England Athletics that all athletics events are to be suspended until the end of May, it has been decided to CANCEL the Sedbergh and Coniston Gullies races. Further updates will follow as information is received. Continue...

Alva Games – Cancelled

The Famous Alva Games – Notice of Cancellation for 2020 It is with an unparalleled sense of regret that the Games Committee has taken the very difficult decision to cancel the 164th Famous Alva Games, due to be held on Continue...

BOFRA and COVID-19 – Update #1

In light of all the advice from England Athletics and the Fell Runners Association, it has been decided to SUSPEND ALL BOFRA races. This is not cancellation and the situation will be reviewed as more information becomes available. Until the Continue...

BOFRA 2008 Year Book

The BOFRA Year Book from 2008 has recently been scanned and added to the collection of old results on this website.  The book has commentaries on each age category from the year along with photos of events that year.  It's Continue...

V70 and LV60 categories

At the same time as it was decided to add an U23 category consideration was also given to adding a V70 and LV60 categories. However in 2019 there were not enough members in these categories, or moving into these categories Continue...

U23 Championship Category

At the 2020 AGM it was decided to reinstate the U23 (male and female) championship category such that points will be accumulated by U23 members and there will be trophies at the end of the season, for at least the Continue...

New website

Welcome to our new website, now powered by Word Press. Currently the site has been designed to look and feel identical to the old one so it should be easy to find your way round still.  If you find something Continue...

BOFRA Membership Now Open

Membership forms for the 2020 season are now available. Membership fees remain the same as last season. Please download and send in your application forms as soon as possible. In order to save postage costs, membership packs will not be Continue...

BOFRA AGM 2020

The BOFRA AGM took place on Sunday 23rd February at the Craven Heifer, Ingleton. We welcome to the committee Kristian Clayton who is taking over in the honorary position of President. Paul Lambert and Mark Birkbeck are stepping down from Continue...

Website being updated

Please be aware the website is currently undergoing a process of reconstruction due to being moved into Word Press. Most features are working but it may take a day or two whilst I move content around and update some of Continue...